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Questions tagged [short-film]

This tag is to be used for questions seeking identification of a short film. Always use together with the [story-identification] tag.

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Anime short about two girls shooting each other with guns from their mouths

I saw an anime short some years ago on YouTube. I can't find it anywhere. The things that I remember are: The "protagonist" is a girl with brown hair tied up and yellow clothes. She is a robot that ...
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Short film where an alien crew is transporting a ship full of criminals that accidentally get released

I have been looking for years for a short film. I think it was called Asylum. It was about an alien crew (one was kind of amphibian looking in a space suit, and the other was a crustacean like bug ...
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80s (?) short film about video tape that can wrap you up and is nefarious

This was like a short film, not more than 20 minutes long I think. A guy goes into a house, (I forget the motivation for this) and realizes he's in trouble. Tape from video cassettes starts stalking ...
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Short film about a planet where people age very quickly [duplicate]

I saw a short film online a few years ago that I'd like to watch again. I think the film itself is older - the video looked like it was ripped from VHS, and the special effects and production values ...
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Animated short film about a “surrealism salesman”

I'm looking for the name of (and a link to) a 3D short film I saw about 8 years ago or so. I got the impression it was an animation student project or somesuch, but I had come across it so it must ...
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Short film or television show from the 80s about computer will follow orders exactly as told

I am looking for a short story shown in the 80s on either HBO or Cinemax about a future society where computers are taking over jobs. The general plot is that it's hard for anyone to find a job. ...
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Dystopian short film with faulty handmade music box

Can anyone remember the name of a short film that starts in a dystopian future where no one works, and people mostly just party all the time. The only job left is enforcing that all manufacturing is ...
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Japanese short film on a robot travel to the past

I saw this Japanese short film in my home like 10 years ago on TV in Singapore and wasn't able to recall the title of the film. The robot has an unusual memory card that store all AI data. It went ...
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Short story/film about a scientist experimenting on an ant colony

My uncle told me about a story when I was a kid, between 1989 and 1995. It is either a written story or a short film. There might be obvious mistakes in my description, but I am hoping someone can ...
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Short animated film where a subway runs through a boy's bedroom

I am looking for a short film. It wasn't very long—probably under 30 minutes. In it, a subway runs through a boy's bedroom. He complains to city officials, who tell him that their computer, which "is ...
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Short film where man repeats a few minutes of his life in a loop

I remember seeing, years ago, a short film about a guy who gets stuck in a time loop and is forced to relive the same few minutes of his life over and over. In one iteration, he talks to his smart ...
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Short film from 70s or early 80s; Child hides and light pours through a keyhole

In public school in the early to mid 80s I saw a short film that (as best I can recall) ends with a kid hiding in the dark behind a door as extremely bright light from the other side of the door ...